LilyPond — Changes
This document lists changes and new features in LilyPond version 2.23.0 since 2.22.
lilypond-bookscript now allows braces in the argument of the commands
\lilypond(for LaTeX) and
With the new markup list command
string-linesit is now possible to split a string at a given character. The default is to split at line break. Surrounding white space gets dropped. The resulting list of markups may be further formatted. This is a very convenient way of entering additional stanzas for songs.
- Color transparency is supported when generating Postscript and PDF files. To use this new feature, it is necessary to use Ghostscript version 9.53 or later.
A new grob
FingerGlideSpanneris now available, indicating a finger gliding on a string from one to another position. Several appearances are possible, depending on the setting of
style. Shown in the image are
Also possible is
A new grob
BendSpanneris now available for
TabStaff, indicating a bent string. Apart from the default three styles are possible:
For older news, go to https://lilypond.org/doc/v2.22/Documentation/changes/, https://lilypond.org/doc/v2.20/Documentation/changes/, or go back to the Documentation index.